Crosby Stills and Nash, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, the Doors, the Eagles, all became his friends and subjects.
In the wake of the Newtown shootings, parents are talking about the struggle to get mental health help for their children.
As WBUR’s Martha Bebinger reports, “we don’t know if the alleged Newtown gunman, Adam Lanza, had a mental illness. But we do have parents who take in details of his life and say, ‘please, help me make sure this doesn’t happen with my son.'”